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The complementary base pairing rule states that in DNA, adenine always pairs with thymine and guanine pairs with cytosine. This rule ensures that DNA is replicated faithfully and mutations are minimal occurrences. More »

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Complementary base pairing refers to the structural pairing of nucleotide bases in deoxyribonucleic acid, which is commonly known as DNA. DNA is made up of four nucleotide bases, each of which pairs with only one of the ... More »

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In the rules of DNA base pairing, cytosine always pairs with guanine, and adenine always pairs with thymine. The complementary shape between the two bases that form a pair allows for them to form hydrogen bonds. More »

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The base pairing rules for DNA are governed by the complementary base pairs: adenine (A) with thymine (T) in an A-T pairing and cytosine (C) with guanine (G) in a C-G pairing. Conversely, thymine only binds with adenine ... More »

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In the rules of DNA base pairing, cytosine always pairs with guanine, and adenine always pairs with thymine. The complementary shape between the two bases that form a pair allows for them to form hydrogen bonds. More »

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DNA stores information in a sequence of adenine, cytosine, guanine and thymine on a backbone of two deoxyribose molecules, which intertwine in a double helix. In nature, this information is read by RNA molecules and turn... More »

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Adenine, guanine, cytosine and thymine are the four chemical bases found in DNA. In a given DNA molecule, adenine always pairs with thymine, and guanine always pairs with cytosine. More »

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